Gifts for him: The 22 best presents for the modern man cave

When the man cave trend became a thing, it was meant to be a space for him to watch sports, play some video games and, in general, unleash his inner kid. Now, a man cave is about a lot more than just a TV and a recliner.

These 22 great gifts bring a bit of personality to these personal places, and they look good, too. Win win!

1. Callaway Decanter, $45, Crate & Barrel

This decanter is handsome and affordable!

2. Drunken Sailor Coasters, s/6 for $15, Waiting on Martha

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Cool bygone phrases and graphics bring a nautical notion to tabletops.

3. Gold Covered Peanut, Almond and Walnut Boxes, $39, Waiting on Martha

Get nutty with these punny containers.

4. Shelby Blue Throw, $60, Crate & Barrel

Even dudes get cold sometimes. Give them a cozy throw for when there's a chill in the air.

5. Branche Serving Cart by Trent Austin Designs, $89, Wayfair

The rustic look and great price makes this a keeper.

6. Craft Your Own Bitters Kit, $55, Bloomingdale's


7. Pivo Solid Brass Bottle Opener, $29, Restoration Hardware

Looks like something out of the tool shed, but practical on game day.

8. Play:1 Wireless Speaker, $169, SONOS

A smart speaker that practically brings a concert to you.

9. Gold Motif Writing Tablet in "Lucky", $29, Mrs. John L. Strong

A classy writing pad for jotting down sports cores and deep thoughts.

10. Silver Playing Cards, $13, Kikkerland

Cut the deck and play on!

11. Viper League Pro Sisal Dartboard Starter Kit, $39, Joss & Main

This dart board hits the bullseye!

12. Swift Catchall, $50, Izola

For keys, phone and any loose change.

13. LED Light-Up "Cheers" Sign, $99, Havenly

Light up the walls with this stylish sign.

14. Gentlemen's Lounge Wall Decor, $60, Joss & Main

This sign tells it like it is.

15. Antler Table Lamp (30"), $83, Joss & Main

This lamp brings a bit of nature indoors.

16. Ranchero Wastebasket by Thomas Paul, $44, Designer-Rug

A bold basket for those free throws.

17. Heart Trays by Cyan Design, set of 4 for $48, Designer-Rug

Playful trays come in handy.

18. Shakespearean Insults Chart, $25, Uncommon Goods

Great art and great fun!

19. Lab Cocktail Set, $45, Uncommon Goods

Master the art of mixing with this fun lab-themed set.

20. Kendrick Leather Stool, $156, Joss & Main

Looks good and is practical, too.

21. Brooklyn Tabletop Bowling Game, $22, Joss & Main

Here's one fun way to bowl a strike without leaving the house.

22. Forrest Pillow, $15 each, Joss & Main

Comfy, and with just the right amount of nature.

Market work by Louise Gore, on Instagram @LouisePGore